- IoT News Roundup
Research shows industrial organizations increasingly focused on IoT adoption, but most still in early stages ••• Telia Estonia launches commercial testing of 1oT platform ••• PrismTech becomes ADLINK's IoT solutions and technology group ••• Afero, D-Link partner on smart IoT products ••• Gemalto launches IoT module to provide global LTE connectivity ••• Radley announces cloud deployment option for MES, WMS solution platform ••• Senet launches global low-power wide-area virtual network for IoT connectivity and service delivery ••• Raytheon, MetTel establish alliance to secure government, industry communications networks ••• Cisco announces $1 billion program for smart cities ••• Libelium releases programming cloud service for Internet of Things.
- Industrial Internet Consortium Announces Digital Solar Plant Testbed Led by LTI, GE Digital
The testbed evaluates IIoT solutions to accurately predict energy generation, improve utilization and reduce maintenance costs.
- Beacon-Based Solution Brings Intelligence to Offices
Tieto Corp. has seen sales and productivity increase since it installed its own MyOffice solution, using Quuppa beacon technology, to understand how work space is used, as well as automatically enable conference room use, service requests and worker location.
- Lunera Transforms LED Light Bulb into Ambient Computing Platform
The company has unveiled its Smart Lamp, Ambient Compute software platform and Ambient Compute Marketplace.
- Tenna Joins LoRa Alliance to Accelerate Internet of Things Deployments for Physical Asset Management
This membership will help the firm to accelerate its IoT solution deployments, using the LoRaWAN standard for customers' construction sites.
- IoT News Roundup
Qualcomm Ventures, M Ventures invest in Wiliot to scale IoT with battery-free Bluetooth ••• IoT platform provider Ayla Networks announces $60 million in Series D financing ••• Solace facilitates adoption of message queueing protocol standard ••• ForeScout Technologies reports companies experiencing anxiety due to IoT security concerns ••• New app from Smart Parking eases search for spots in Cardiff ••• Mocana, Xilinx, Avnet, Infineon, Microsoft join forces to secure industrial control and IoT devices ••• Accruent acquires BlueCielo, accelerates European expansion.
- Commitments from New Investors, Additional Investment from Existing Ones Propel Globetouch Toward $40 Million in Series C
The IoT company is raising funding in conjunction with a listing on Gartner's Magic Quadrant.
- Research Shows Industrial Organizations Increasingly Focused on IoT Adoption, But Most Still in Early Stages
Bsquare's 2017 Annual IIoT Adoption Study reveals 86 percent of industrial organizations have adopted the Internet of Things, but fewer than half are using advanced analytics and only a quarter have taken steps to automate the application of insights.
- Passive Sensor Tags to Surpass 5 Million Units This Year
IDTechEx research finds that passive UHF and NFC sensor tags are dominating the RFID sensor market, while battery-assisted sensor tags are also seeing market growth as a relatively low-cost IoT solution.
- Flutura EVP to Lead Discussion on IoT Trends at SIIA Event
Tomorrow's 45-minute session, titled, "Propelling IoT: Emerging IoT Business Opportunities," will look at the emerging Internet of Things market, including key market drivers and barriers.
- Notion Integrates With Nest to Empower Homeowners to Take Action on Home Climate and Save Energy and Money
The home-awareness company has launched a smart home product with improved performance and durability.
- Zebra Survey Finds IoT Plans in the Works at Most Companies
Only 36 percent of respondents say they have a company-wide intelligent enterprise system, while 57 percent report having a vision in place for some level of Internet of Things expansion.
- IGEL Adds Support for Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Enterprise Platform to UD3 Series Thin Clients
Organizations can now deliver IoT Enterprise's advanced security features, alongside IGEL's endpoint-management capabilities and multimedia functionality, via the small form-factor thin client.
- IoT News Roundup
STMicroelectronics' water-resistant pressure sensor used in Samsung wearables ••• Industrial Internet Consortium publishes IIoT analytics framework technical report, testbed results ••• Altizon wins Frost & Sullivan IoT award ••• Opto 22 enhances industrial edge appliance with drivers for Allen-Bradley, Siemens PLCs ••• Inmarsat research indicates Internet of Things to play role in helping mining industry to improve environmental monitoring ••• Cloudponics intros IoT-supported, autonomous, self-sustaining hydroponics system.